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Another number for you: 151 million

That’s the number of Americans surveilled by the NSA last year in the course of trying to gather info on bad actors.

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That’s the number of Americans surveilled by the NSA last year in the course of trying to gather info on bad actors.

While we’re on stats, here’s another interesting one: This fall, Chinese students in the University of California system will outnumber out-of-state American students.

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Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com.

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